Aryna Sabalenka (5) vs Donna Vekic (64): Prediction & Odds, Betting Tips 25/01/2023 | News & Preview
Bookmaker Ratings: Prediction #1 – Handicap (-4) for Sabalenka – 1.66.
Bookmaker Ratings: Prediction #2 – Total Games Under 22 – 1.60.
Match Predict – Handicap (-4) for Sabalenka
Sabalenka has played poorly in her head-to-head against Vekic, losing five of her six matches. However, today, we think, Aryna will be able to cope with an uncomfortable opponent quite confidently. Aryna has gained excellent form, she plays in her usual aggressive manner, making as few unforced errors as possible. Donna periodically fails in some parts of the matches, gave away sets to Selekhmeteva and Fruhvirtova and overall looks weaker than Aryna.
Total Games Under 22
Sabalenka beat all her opponents on her way to the quarterfinals with an exact 2-0 score in sets. In none of the matches, the total exceeded the 20-game mark.
Preliminary review and pre-match prediction for Aryna Sabalenka vs Donna Vekic
Sabalenka reached the quarter-finals at the Australian Open for the first time in her career.
Another frightening fact for Aryna’s opponents: she has not given up a single set so far this year.
In the fourth round, Sabalenka defeated Belinda Bencic (7-5, 6-2). After the match, Belinda admitted that she could not cope with the power of Aryna.
In previous rounds, Sabalenka easily defeated Tereza Martincova (6-1, 6-4), Shelby Rogers (6-3, 6-1) and Elise Mertens (6-2, 6-3).
Aryna’s winning streak already stands at eight matches. At the beginning of January, she won a tournament in Adelaide.
Aryna Sabalenka has won nine of her last ten matches on a hard court.
Adelaide champ Aryna Sabalenka is now 16-0 in sets to start the 2023 season, into her 1st #AusOpen quarterfinal.
Pliskova: "Sabalenka is a big favorite of this half. I feel like she's playing quite good tennis lately. She's always going to be tough because she has a big game." pic.twitter.com/B5rdErjAzz
— WTA Insider (@WTA_insider) January 23, 2023
Vekic, meanwhile, reached the quarter-finals of the Grand Slam for the second time. In the 2019 season, she finished in the top eight at the US Open.
In the fourth round, Donna defeated Linda Fruhvirthova (6-2, 1-6, 6-3).
Also worth mentioning is Vekic’s win over Ludmilla Samsonova (6-3, 6-0).
The most difficult match so far was against Oksana Selekhmeteva (6-2, 2-6, 7-6) in the first round. Vekic defeated Oksana only in the deciding tie-break.
Donna has won eight of her nine matches this year and has only given up three sets.
In four of Donna Vekic’s last five matches against higher-ranked opponents, more than 19 games have been played.
— #AusOpen (@AustralianOpen) January 23, 2023
Match Details and Statistics
Type of Court – Hard
Speed of Court – 7/10
Aryna Sabalenka’s Rating – 5
Aryna Sabalenka Wins/Losses in 2023 – 8/0
Donna Vekic’s Rating – 64
Donna Vekic Wins/Losses in 2023 – 7/0
In the last three head-to-head meetings, more than 9.5 games have been played in the first set. We offer to bet “1st Set Games Over 9.5” with odds of 2.25.
Most popular FAQ for Aryna Sabalenka vs Donna Vekic
Who won the last meeting between these players?
Vekic leads with a score of 5-1 in the head-to-head encounters. The last time they met was at the San Diego Open in 2022. In that match, Vekic defeated Sabalenka (6-4, 6-7, 6-1) in three sets.
Where will this fixture be played?
The match will be played in Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Which bookmaker has the best odds for this encounter?
We recommend checking out the odds for the 2023 Australian Open: Aryna Sabalenka vs Donna Vekic at 1xBet and VBET.
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